Services

Health Care Services

Professional care within reach

Caress Health Care Services, Inc. offers a diverse array of services that are meant to answer whatever home health care and treatment you need.

Professional Services

REGISTERED NURSES (RN):
  • Oversee and coordinate every element of a patient’s care
  • Patient Assessment, Case Management and Care Coordination
  • Fingerstick Protime/INR Monitoring
  • Assessing nutrition, hydration and bowel and bladder function
  • Assessing and teaching medication regimes and response to medications
  • Diabetic teaching and management
  • Advanced Wound Care and Management including Wound VAC Therapy
  • Post surgical care
  • Oxygen Therapy and Management
  • Catheter care and changes
  • Ostomy care ( Colostomy, Ileostomy, Urostomy, etc.)
  • IV Therapy, tube feeding and injections
  • Pleurex drainage
  • Disease treatment, management and prevention
  • Venipuncture for Lab Tests ordered by MD
  • Immunizations
Homehealth Aide Services:
  • Homehealth Aides (HHA), work directly under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and assist with all personal care: bathing, dressing, toileting, ambulation, monitoring of vital signs and light housekeeping. They are certified by the State of Indiana.
Therapists:
  • Registered therapists help clients attain their optimal level of activity.
  • Physical Therapists (PT) work with all body muscles, particularly the lower extremities.
  • Occupational Therapists (OT) concentrate on the use of the upper extremities for self care.
  • Speech/Language Pathologists (SLP) focus on speech, cognitive and swallowing function.
Medical Social Services:
  • Medical Social Worker (MSW) assess patient’s need for other services and community assistance referrals